A 37-year-old female asked:
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i have si joint imflamation or piriformis sydrome, lately i have pins n needles in left foot no leg pain just a bit of si pain, could this be related ?

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Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Piriformis syndrome can mimic sciatica or pins/needles or pain going down the leg. You need a physical examination by a physician, including imaging of the spine to make sure the nerve is not compressed in the spine.
Answered on Dec 2, 2014
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